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Lyndeborough: Funds raised to purchase Rose Mountain

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Thrills may be found on Blueberry Hill, but the blueberries are found on Rose Mountain. Rose Mountain is named for Abram Rose, and was once used to support sheep flocks, and later was the site of dozens of commercial blueberries bushes. The berries were shipped to Boston to be sold in the early 1900s, right up until the 1950s. Many … 0

Rindge: Town looking to sell land

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Town officials are working to sell some town-owned land in order to recoup back taxes and put properties back on the tax rolls. The town … 0

Francestown: Taylor land donation will go to vote

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The decision whether or not to use donated funds to purchase land for a future cemetery will now be put in the hands of the … 0

Jaffrey: Deja vu: Town looks at police station space

Monday, June 29, 2015

JAFFREY — A committee tasked with the job of finding a new home for town offices will be revisiting the police station as an option. The remaining funds from a 2013 Town Meeting appropriation will be used to … 0

Temple: Suspect indicted on 3 burglary charges

Monday, June 29, 2015

A Temple man has been indicted on three charges related to an April burglary. Jesse Harbeck, 27, was indicted on charges of two counts of falsifying physical evidence and one count of burglary at the Hillsborough Superior Court on June 18. An indictment is not a statement of … 0

Dublin: ZBA chair seeks to overturn solar approval

Monday, June 29, 2015

DUBLIN — The Zoning Board chair cited a N.H. Supreme Court ruling in an attempt to force the Planning Board to reconsider its recent approval of part of Yankee Publishing’s solar energy plan. The ruling focuses on accessory … 0

Mason: Mason woman faces heroin charge

Monday, June 29, 2015

A Mason woman with a prior conviction for drug distribution has been arrested again on charges of dealing heroin in Nashua. Patti Amadon, 45, was arrested by Nashua police on a warrant issued by the 9th Circuit Court, … 0

Wilton: Summerfest celebrates the season

Monday, June 29, 2015

Summer enthusiasts from the Monadnock region and beyond converged for food, music, and fun at Summerfest 2015. Hoping to bring in summer on a high note, the town closed off Main Street Saturday afternoon to allow local vendors … 0

Peterborough police log: June 25, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Peterborough Saturday, June 13 Suspicious incident: At 12:33 p.m., an anonymous caller said a man was carrying a gun in his back pocket at the Shell gas station on Wilton Road. Officer Martin Kolb could not find the man. Noise complaint: At 5:15 p.m., a caller reported a … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Dublin Friday, June 19 Car vs. deer: At 3 p.m., police responded to a two-vehicle accident involving a deer on Chesham Road. A 2004 Chevrolet Venture, driven by Laurence Saunders, 69, of Harrisville, was traveling southbound when a 2009 Honda Fit, driven by Alexandra Zuser, 34, of Harrisville, … 0

Police Logs: Hancock - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Hancock Friday, May 15 Welfare check: At 9:15 p.m., police responded to a Prospect Hill Road residence for a welfare check. Saturday, May 16 Motor vehicle accident: At 8 a.m., police responded to Concord Road where a 2009 Subaru, driven by Daleanne Blake-Childs, 54, of Hillsborough, hit a … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Francestown Monday, June 15 Nuisance report: At 8:30 a.m., police received a nuisance report of a dog barking in the late evening and early morning in the area of Clarksville Road. Further investigation indicated that this has been an ongoing issue for some time. The dog’s owner was … 0

Peterborough: Owners close access to trail

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Homeowners on Winter Street recently posted a “Private Property” sign that shuts down a well-used shortcut from Putnam Park to Nubanusit Lane. Leslie and Judith Fox have allowed public access to the path for years, but … 0